Technical Data Sheet

BRI Product Number: 450
BRI Product Name: gamma-HEPTALACTONE FCC
CAS Number: 105-21-5
FEMA Number: 2539
EU FLAVIS Number: 10.020
China GB Number: S0625
Molecular Weight: 128.17
Molecular Formula: C7H12O2   


Synonyms: 2(3H)-Furanone, dihydro-5-propyl-
4-Heptanolide
4-Hydroxyheptanoic acid, gamma-lactone
5-Propyldihydrofuran-2(3H)-one
gamma-HEPTALACTONE FCC
gamma-Propiobutyrolactone
gamma-Propylbutyrolactone
Heptan-4-olide
CAS Name: 2(3H)-Furanone, dihydro-5-propyl-

APPLICATION INFORMATION
Odor Description: A waxy, creamy, coconut character.
Fragrance Use: For a creamy finish in most vanilla, coconut and gardenia fragrances.
Recommended Fragrance Use Level: 1% - 8%
Tenacity on Blotter: > 2 weeks
Taste Description: Sweet lactonic, hay, coumarin.
Flavor Use: Sweet lactone notes for vanilla, fresh cream, coconut, coumarin notes for a variety of flavors.
Recommended Flavor Use Level: 1 - 10 PPM

SPECIFICATIONS
Minimum Purity: 98.0%
Appearance: colorless liquid
Acid Value: 2.0 mg KOH/g(max)
Refractive Index: 1.439 : 1.445 at 20 deg C
Specific Gravity: 0.989 : 0.996 at 25 deg C
Additives: None

TECHNICAL INFORMATION
Flash Point: 221 deg F (CC)
Boiling Point (approx): 230.34 C (EPI 4.0)
Solubility: Insoluble in water; soluble in alcohol.
Log P: 1.09
Kosher: YES   
Halal: YES   
Regulatory Status: TSCA AICS CHINA DSL ECL EINECS(203-279-9) ENCS PICCS
RIFM Monograph: YES
Natural: NO
Nature Identical: YES
Export Tariff Code: 2932.20.6000
Shipped as Dangerous Good: NO

PACKAGING AND STORAGE
Recommended Packaging: Glass, Plastic, Aluminum or Phenolic Lined Steel
Shelf Life: 30 months from manufacture date(when stored as recommended)
Recommended Storage: Store tightly sealed under inert gas in a cool, well-ventilated area.

Note: Not for use in Tobacco or Nicotine delivery device applications and/or products
Last Revised: 01/27/2015